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AERO 1020: Balsa Gliders: Home

Information on balsa wood gliders and the physics of their flight.

Balsa glider

"Starboard oblique, Hurricane glider," by Bill Abbott (Flickr: wbaiv).

Starboard oblique, Hurricane glider

Magazine articles on balsa gliders

Web sites on balsa gliders

Books on balsa gliders